Alexander James Zook, 25, of Center Point, died Friday, April 21, 2017. Funeral services: 11 a.m. Saturday, April 29, at Christ Episcopal Church, Cedar Rapids, by the Rev. Canon Kathleen Milligan. Visitation: 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Stewart Baxter Funeral & Memorial Service, Cedar Rapids.
Survivors include his parents, Jim and Sally Zook of Center Point; his brother, Andrew (Jennifer Dillard) Zook of Cedar Rapids; his girlfriend and love of his life, Monica Brislawn; grandparents, Ray and Kay Zook of Cedar Rapids and Rita West of DeWitt; great- grandmother, Frances Hanson of Marion; aunts and uncles, John and Deb Scuffham of Mason City, Brad and Christine Zook of Center Point, Lance and Laurie Zook of Cedar Rapids, Lori and Steve Ohrt of Cedar Rapids, Pam Toland of Colona, Ill., and Rhonda and Todd Weimerskirk of Delmar; and nieces and nephews, Aundrea, Malaysia, Andrew II, Julian and Kahliya. Also surviving are many cousins and friends, especially best friends, Lester and Josh.
Alex was born Feb. 1, 1992, in Cedar Rapids, the son of James and Sally (Scuffham) Zook. He attended Jefferson High School in Cedar Rapids and Center Point-Urbana High School before earning his GED. Alex worked in food service, including time at Naso's and Hungry Rooster Catering. He enjoyed playing video games, Pokemon Go and going hunting and fishing with his family and friends. Alex also liked to cook and bake.
He will be greatly missed by everyone he knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ray and Peg Scuffham and Earnest West; and his cousin, Sean Scuffham.
Memorials may be directed to the family.
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